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A bill to amend title I of the Employee Retirement Security Act of 1974 and the Public Health Service Act to expand health care access and reduce costs through the creation of small business health plans and through modernization of the health insurance marketplace.
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7 cosponsors (6R, 1D) (show)
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Civic Impulse. (2016). S. 1955 — 109th Congress: Health Insurance Marketplace Modernization and Affordability Act of 2006. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/s1955
“S. 1955 — 109th Congress: Health Insurance Marketplace Modernization and Affordability Act of 2006.” www.GovTrack.us. 2005. May 31, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/109/s1955>
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